Student Leadership Programs

Student Leadership Programs serve current students through specialized leadership development programs, campus-wide conferences, and individualized student consultations.  

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Knights LEAD (freshmen/first-year students): Apply by January 21 to join for spring 2022.                                 
Emerging Leaders (upper-level Students): Apply by January 21 to join for Spring 2022.          
ILEAD PEER EDUCATORS (RETURNING MGA UPPER-level students):  Application for Fall 2022 will open in March.     
The Torch Society:  Applications opening in spring for fall 2022.                                        
Student Leadership Conference: registration opens January 2022.                                  The Center for Career and Leadership Development is committed to providing career and leadership development for our diverse student body. We believe that all students have the capacity to learn and demonstrate leadership.  Our programs are designed to prepare you for leadership for your campus, civic, and professional lives.  Grounded in the NACE Career Competencies and the Social Change Model of Leadership/7 C's of Leadership, these programs are designed to prepare you for leadership in not just your campus life but your civic and professional life as well. We know that employers consistently list leadership as a top skill they seek in new hires, and we want MGA students to be competitive in the global marketplace.